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Head of Tech Talent Strategy & Analytics

Job ID R80075 Updated date 07/16/2019 Location McLean, Virginia
McLean 1 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.                                               

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Head of Tech Talent Strategy & Analytics

About the Role:

This is a unique and high profile role that is responsible for helping develop and shape talent strategy for Capital One’s technology workforce. Capital One is a technology company and software engineers are our largest job family. Capital One is undergoing incredible innovation and change and this person will work closely with the senior HR leaders, and senior technology leaders on the future of work in a world of artificial intelligence. This person will work with senior leaders on the D&I strategy for our tech workforce. This role is an opportunity for a highly-motivated individual to develop a vision and leave their mark in helping Capital One retain and grow its competitive advantage in talent, amidst a disruptive external environment.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Work with cross-functional teams to shape talent strategy
  • Leverage data and analysis to solve complex business and talent problems
  • Lead and inspire a team of analysts to build products, and develop analytically-based insights and policy recommendations
  • Influence partners and key stakeholders

Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s Degree

Preferred Qualifications:

• Strong strategic, white-spacing thinking  

• Strategy consulting background could be helpful 

• Superior problem solving skills (both analytical and conceptual), strategy development and strategic influence, people leadership, ability to learn quickly, and a passion for solving talent-related topics

About Capital One:

With over 65 million customers and 45,000 associates, Capital One is the 6th largest bank in the United States with a wide range of financial services products including commercial banking, retail banking, and credit cards. Among numerous recent awards, Capital One has been named to FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For, Working Mother’s 100 Best Companies list, and Human Rights Campaign’s Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality list.

Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City’s Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia’s Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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